2 Students Commit Suicide After Not Clearing NEET 2019 in Tamil Nadu

New Delhi: Two students from Tamil Nadu committed suicide after failing to qualify in the recently announced National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) 2019. The national test for medical admissions announced their results on Wednesday morning.
According to News18 reports, Rithu Shree from Viliyankadu in Tirupur district of Tamil Nadu was found hanging at her residence and discovered by her neighbours.
Rithu was hopeful to clear the entrance as she had scored 490 out of 500 in Class 12 board examination. Her body was sent to a government hospital for post mortem.
Another student, Vaishya from Pattukottai district, killed herself out of depression as she did not qualify the entrance test. Vaishya had also scored over 90% in her Class 12 but failed to qualify NEET.
59,785 students out of the total 1,23,078 students who appeared for NEET 2019 from Tamil Nadu cleared the test this year.
Two years ago, another aspiring doctor Anitha who committed suicide on failure to qualify the test had moved court against the implementation of NEET in Tamil Nadu